EVENTS

DECEMBER 14
Rochelle will host The Bing Youth Institute’s 5th Anniversary Dinner at 6 p.m. at the UAW-Ford National Programs Center. Special guests: New York Times writer Nikole Hannah Jones and the authors of “Pulse of Perseverance: Three Black Doctors on Their Journey to Success.”

JANUARY 21
Rochelle will give the keynote address at 11 a.m. at the Cleary University Martin Luther King Jr. Day Commemoration. Cleary, the only four-year college in is a business school that is the only 4-year degree granting institution in Livingston County, MI.

JANUARY 30
Rochelle will be the keynote speaker at the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Convocation and Community Celebration set for 7 p.m. at the Bohm Theatre, 201 S. Superior St. For more information on the MLK Day of Dialogue and Service, contact Keena Williams, associate dean of student development and president’s special advisor for global diversity, at 517/629-0501 or visit here.

JANUARY 31
Rochelle will host a conversation about her book “The Burden: African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery” at noon at Stirling Books & Brew, 119 N. Superior, Albion, MI.

FEBRUARY 22
Rochelle will host the Sixth Annual African American Leadership Awards at 7 p.m. at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.

MARCH 14
Rochelle will give the keynote address at 7 p.m. at the Spring Festival at Temple Emanuel in Oak Park.

MAY 15
Rochelle will host the HighScope Educational Research Foundation’s “Conversation with Nikole Hannah-Jones.” Details to come.